A look at 10 players to watch in CHSFL/Independent high school football for the 2016 season.
Charles Barsella, St. Anthony’s, Sr.
Defensive captain who made 103 tackles last season.
Matthew Chmil, Chaminade, Sr.
Will run the spread offense for the Flyers.
Tristan Etienne, L.I. Lutheran, Sr.
Rushed for 860 yards, 6 TDs and made 22 tackles on defense as a junior.
Joe Grimm, Kellenberg, Sr.
Passed for 1,200 yards and 9 TDs as a junior.
Frank Guidice, St. John the Baptist, Sr.
Two-way starter, totaled six sacks last year.
Andrew Hancock, St. Anthony’s, Sr.
Slot receiver who had four receiving and four rushing TDs in 2015.
Christian Legagneur, St. John the Baptist
Two-way starter made 42 tackles last season.
Dan Lord, St. Anthony’s, Sr.
Made 52 tackles and recorded eight sacks in 2015.
Umari Taylor, Holy Trinity, Sr.
Rushed for 572 yards and 9 TDs in his junior season.
Jacob Woods, St. John the Baptist
Strong left tackle who will anchor an experienced offensive line.